Building & Facilities Manager Fountains Church Bradford

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up to £20,000

Fountains’ is a newly planted Church of England Church, in Bradford City Centre with a vision to be a Church in of and for Bradford. The main church site (a former night club) has a busy weekly schedule of activities and event that provide a safe space for conversation, discussion and exploration of the Christian faith and discipleship for people from a diversity of backgrounds. In addition to our main auditorium, other spaces in Fountain’s include a café, 2 commercial kitchens and bookable spaces providing services to the community and office space. See more at:

Application is via CV and covering letter which should be sent to

Closing date is 3rd July with interviews being held on 7th July 2022

The post holder will work together with the Operations Manager to ensure the building is kept safe and secure for all who work and use the various spaces within in it.

Main responsibilities will be, amongst other things:

  • Building maintenance
  • Building cleaning
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Security
  • Utility management
  • Managing volunteers

We are looking for someone with

  • A can do, flexible and positive attitude to work
  • Good people skills and confidence to communicate with a wide variety of people
  • Self-starter, ability to manage own time and prioritise tasks
  • Good digital skills and knowledge of Office 365
  • Ability to supervise other staff/volunteers
  • Task oriented with completer finisher skills
  • A proactive approach to tasks

Fountains Church Bradford is a Resourcing Church in the Bradford Episcopal Area of the Diocese of Leeds. It is a charity whose aims are:

To advance the Christian faith within the city of Bradford metropolitan district in the diocese of Leeds and in accordance with the doctrines, policies, practices and patterns of worship of the church of England by furthering its pastoral, evangelistic, social and ecumenical activities; and

The prevention or relief of poverty in the City of Bradford metropolitan district by providing items and services to individuals in need and/or charities, or other organisations working to prevent or relieve poverty.